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Describes the specified Amazon Web Services Verified Access trust providers.

See also: AWS API Documentation

describe-verified-access-trust-providers is a paginated operation. Multiple API calls may be issued in order to retrieve the entire data set of results. You can disable pagination by providing the --no-paginate argument. When using --output text and the --query argument on a paginated response, the --query argument must extract data from the results of the following query expressions: VerifiedAccessTrustProviders


[--verified-access-trust-provider-ids <value>]
[--filters <value>]
[--dry-run | --no-dry-run]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--starting-token <value>]
[--page-size <value>]
[--max-items <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]
[--endpoint-url <value>]
[--output <value>]
[--query <value>]
[--profile <value>]
[--region <value>]
[--version <value>]
[--color <value>]
[--ca-bundle <value>]
[--cli-read-timeout <value>]
[--cli-connect-timeout <value>]


--verified-access-trust-provider-ids (list)

The IDs of the Verified Access trust providers.



"string" "string" ...

--filters (list)

One or more filters. Filter names and values are case-sensitive.


A filter name and value pair that is used to return a more specific list of results from a describe operation. Filters can be used to match a set of resources by specific criteria, such as tags, attributes, or IDs.

If you specify multiple filters, the filters are joined with an AND , and the request returns only results that match all of the specified filters.

Name -> (string)

The name of the filter. Filter names are case-sensitive.

Values -> (list)

The filter values. Filter values are case-sensitive. If you specify multiple values for a filter, the values are joined with an OR , and the request returns all results that match any of the specified values.


Shorthand Syntax:

Name=string,Values=string,string ...

JSON Syntax:

    "Name": "string",
    "Values": ["string", ...]

--dry-run | --no-dry-run (boolean)

Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation . Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation .

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally.

--starting-token (string)

A token to specify where to start paginating. This is the NextToken from a previously truncated response.

For usage examples, see Pagination in the AWS Command Line Interface User Guide .

--page-size (integer)

The size of each page to get in the AWS service call. This does not affect the number of items returned in the command's output. Setting a smaller page size results in more calls to the AWS service, retrieving fewer items in each call. This can help prevent the AWS service calls from timing out.

For usage examples, see Pagination in the AWS Command Line Interface User Guide .

--max-items (integer)

The total number of items to return in the command's output. If the total number of items available is more than the value specified, a NextToken is provided in the command's output. To resume pagination, provide the NextToken value in the starting-token argument of a subsequent command. Do not use the NextToken response element directly outside of the AWS CLI.

For usage examples, see Pagination in the AWS Command Line Interface User Guide .

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

Global Options

--debug (boolean)

Turn on debug logging.

--endpoint-url (string)

Override command's default URL with the given URL.

--no-verify-ssl (boolean)

By default, the AWS CLI uses SSL when communicating with AWS services. For each SSL connection, the AWS CLI will verify SSL certificates. This option overrides the default behavior of verifying SSL certificates.

--no-paginate (boolean)

Disable automatic pagination.

--output (string)

The formatting style for command output.

  • json
  • text
  • table

--query (string)

A JMESPath query to use in filtering the response data.

--profile (string)

Use a specific profile from your credential file.

--region (string)

The region to use. Overrides config/env settings.

--version (string)

Display the version of this tool.

--color (string)

Turn on/off color output.

  • on
  • off
  • auto

--no-sign-request (boolean)

Do not sign requests. Credentials will not be loaded if this argument is provided.

--ca-bundle (string)

The CA certificate bundle to use when verifying SSL certificates. Overrides config/env settings.

--cli-read-timeout (int)

The maximum socket read time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket read will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.

--cli-connect-timeout (int)

The maximum socket connect time in seconds. If the value is set to 0, the socket connect will be blocking and not timeout. The default value is 60 seconds.



To use the following examples, you must have the AWS CLI installed and configured. See the Getting started guide in the AWS CLI User Guide for more information.

Unless otherwise stated, all examples have unix-like quotation rules. These examples will need to be adapted to your terminal's quoting rules. See Using quotation marks with strings in the AWS CLI User Guide .

To describe a Verified Access trust provider

The following describe-verified-access-trust-providers example describes the specified Verified Access trust provider.

aws ec2 describe-verified-access-trust-providers \
    --verified-access-trust-provider-ids vatp-0bb32de759a3e19e7


    "VerifiedAccessTrustProviders": [
            "VerifiedAccessTrustProviderId": "vatp-0bb32de759a3e19e7",
            "Description": "Testing Verified Access",
            "TrustProviderType": "user",
            "UserTrustProviderType": "iam-identity-center",
            "PolicyReferenceName": "idc",
            "CreationTime": "2023-08-25T19:00:38",
            "LastUpdatedTime": "2023-08-25T19:03:32",
            "Tags": [
                    "Key": "Name",
                    "Value": "my-va-trust-provider"

For more information, see Trust providers for Verified Access in the AWS Verified Access User Guide.


VerifiedAccessTrustProviders -> (list)

Details about the Verified Access trust providers.


Describes a Verified Access trust provider.

VerifiedAccessTrustProviderId -> (string)

The ID of the Amazon Web Services Verified Access trust provider.

Description -> (string)

A description for the Amazon Web Services Verified Access trust provider.

TrustProviderType -> (string)

The type of Verified Access trust provider.

UserTrustProviderType -> (string)

The type of user-based trust provider.

DeviceTrustProviderType -> (string)

The type of device-based trust provider.

OidcOptions -> (structure)

The options for an OpenID Connect-compatible user-identity trust provider.

Issuer -> (string)

The OIDC issuer.

AuthorizationEndpoint -> (string)

The OIDC authorization endpoint.

TokenEndpoint -> (string)

The OIDC token endpoint.

UserInfoEndpoint -> (string)

The OIDC user info endpoint.

ClientId -> (string)

The client identifier.

ClientSecret -> (string)

The client secret.

Scope -> (string)

The OpenID Connect (OIDC) scope specified.

DeviceOptions -> (structure)

The options for device-identity trust provider.

TenantId -> (string)

The ID of the tenant application with the device-identity provider.

PublicSigningKeyUrl -> (string)

The URL Amazon Web Services Verified Access will use to verify the authenticity of the device tokens.

PolicyReferenceName -> (string)

The identifier to be used when working with policy rules.

CreationTime -> (string)

The creation time.

LastUpdatedTime -> (string)

The last updated time.

Tags -> (list)

The tags.


Describes a tag.

Key -> (string)

The key of the tag.

Constraints: Tag keys are case-sensitive and accept a maximum of 127 Unicode characters. May not begin with aws: .

Value -> (string)

The value of the tag.

Constraints: Tag values are case-sensitive and accept a maximum of 256 Unicode characters.

SseSpecification -> (structure)

The options in use for server side encryption.

CustomerManagedKeyEnabled -> (boolean)

Indicates whether customer managed KMS keys are in use for server side encryption.

Valid values: True | False

KmsKeyArn -> (string)

The ARN of the KMS key.

NextToken -> (string)

The token to use to retrieve the next page of results. This value is null when there are no more results to return.